Read image from a file

readimage name

Reads in and returns an image from a file with the specified name. The following formats are accepted: bmp, gif, jpg, png, tif.

If the name does not contain an absolute path then the file is assumed to be in the current directory, specified with the :pool_cfg,"current_dir variable.

The name can be also a http adress.


repeat 36 [repeat 36 [fd 10 rt 10] rt 10]
"img := image {-130 130} {130 -130}
writeimage :img "image.png

"copy := readimage "image.png
print :copy

(stampat {250 0} :copy 20)

(also a drawing in the graphics window)


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